Labidus auropubens

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Labidus auropubens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Labidus
Species: L. auropubens
Binomial name
Labidus auropubens
(Santschi, 1920)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: French Guiana (type locality), Peru.

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • auropubens. Eciton (Labidus) praedator st. auropubens Santschi, 1920d: 366, fig. 3 (m.) FRENCH GUIANA. Combination in Labidus: Borgmeier, 1953: 14. Raised to species: Borgmeier, 1953: 14. See also: Borgmeier, 1955: 131.



  • Borgmeier, T. 1953. Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der neotropischen Wanderameisen. Stud. Entomol. 2: 1-51 (page 14, Combination in Labidus, and raised to species)
  • Borgmeier, T. 1955. Die Wanderameisen der neotropischen Region. Stud. Entomol. 3: 1-720 (page 131, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1920d [1919]. Formicides africains et américains nouveaux. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 88: 361-390 (page 366, fig. 3 male described)